Stop And Frisk

The NYPD's Stop-And-Frisk Is Coming To An End, But Its Effects Are Long-Lasting

By | Sun, 10/19/2014 - 15:25

The NYPD's stop-and-frisk policing tactic is known for being overly aggressive and targeting minorities. Now, a study finds that those who were stopped developed psychological problems.

Women and Heart Attacks

Heart Attacks Leave A Lasting Mark In Many Women — Depression

By | Sun, 10/19/2014 - 11:09

Women face an especially greater risk of anxiety or depression following a heart attack, and it could kill them.

Swimming pool underwater

Swimming Will Improve Your Balance, And Then Some

By | Sat, 10/18/2014 - 16:31

Young and older adults should consider swimming to improve their core and balance.

Plane interior

Planes Cause Obesity Now, Too

By | Sat, 10/18/2014 - 11:30

Jet lag disrupts gut microbes, which can lead to disease like obesity.

defibrillation

Survivors of Sudden Cardiac Arrest Need Vitamin D, Suffer Without It

By | Sat, 10/18/2014 - 05:00

Vitamin D deficiency increases the risk of poor brain function following cardiac arrest while also increasing the risk of death.

Workout Supplements

6 Workout Supplements You Do (And Don’t) Need

By | Fri, 10/17/2014 - 17:34

Here are six workout supplements you either should or shouldn't add to your diet.

Couple kissing in the water

Couple Gets Stuck Together After Having Sex On The Beach

By | Fri, 10/17/2014 - 17:30

An amorous Italian couple was left hospitalized after a sexy rendezvous underwater left them with their genitals stuck together.

Burger King left in jar after 30 days

This Is What Happens To Fast Food Burgers When Left In A Jar For 30 Days [VIDEO]

By | Fri, 10/17/2014 - 14:49

Find out whether your favorite fast food burger stays intact or rots when it’s left inside a glass jar for a month.

seeds

How Vegetable Oils And Seeds Help Lower Bad Cholesterol

By | Fri, 10/17/2014 - 14:38

A compound found in omega-6 fatty acids — the same healthy fats in nuts and seeds — explains their role in lowering cholesterol.

Workers

Does It Make A Difference What Gender Your Boss Is?

By | Fri, 10/17/2014 - 13:09

While more American workers would rather their new boss be either a man (33 percent) or a woman (20 percent), a full 46 percent of workers say it makes no difference.

Man has spider live inside body for 3 days

Man Finds Spider Living In His Body... After 3 Days [VIDEO]

By | Fri, 10/17/2014 - 12:23

An Australian tourist on vacation in Bali discovered a tropical spider lived in his body for three days after burrowing itself into his appendix scar.

Close-up of pasta

The Simple Change To Turn Your Pasta Into A Healthy Meal

By | Fri, 10/17/2014 - 10:16

Change your carb-loaded pasta meal into a fiber-loaded healthy meal without changing a single ingredient or your blood sugar.

Red Wine

Red Wine May Help Treat Osteoporosis

By | Thu, 10/16/2014 - 17:32

A compound found in red wine and grapes, resveratrol, could increase bone density among men with metabolic syndrome, making it a potential treatment for osteoporosis.

SuperSkinnyMe Walking infographic

How To Max Out The Calories You Burn Through Walking [INFOGRAPHIC]

By | Thu, 10/16/2014 - 16:52

Posture, hills, and a handful of other factors can help boost calories burned while walking.

Teens Make Smarter Choices With More Calorie Information

Knowing How Many Miles It Takes To Burn Off Soda Deters Some Teens From Drinking It

By | Thu, 10/16/2014 - 16:00

Hanging up signs with calorie and exercise breakdowns makes some teens turn away from sugary drinks.

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